National Geographic : 1958 Dec
Orient & Pacific Lines ships sailfrom San Francisco, Los Angeles, Vancouver. Photograph by Tom Hollyman. Where will you be when you land -Australia? Fiji? Hawaii? Your Orient & Pacific liner is at Suva in the Fiji Islands-midway between Hawaii and Australia. The men on the pier belong to the Fiji Military Forces Band, which greets your ship with a stirring con cert. (Captain Cook's reception was different. He called these the Canni bal Islands.) You can also explore Japan, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Manila-or go around the world on Orient & Pacific. What's the trip like? These liners are the largest, fastest in the Pacific. Each has two swimming pools. Su perb British service. And something different to do every night. The cost? As little as $24 a day! Round trips to Australia on Orient & Pacific start at $604-to the Far East at $640. Orient & Pacific Lines: 210 Post St., San Francisco. Cunard Line: General Agents in U. S., Canada.